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Praying mantis with an insect on a tree branch

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Credit Line

Helen S. Coolidge Fund - John Gardner Coolidge Collection

Chinese, Qing dynasty, about 1760

Dimensions

Image: 26.3 x 20.1 cm (10 3/8 x 7 15/16 in.) Overall: 116 x 29.3 cm (45 11/16 x 11 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

67.721

Medium or Technique

Ink and color on silk

Collections

Asia

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